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I’m Still Here

The wind and weather have worked in concert to try to make me leave, but I’m still here. Advertisements

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Gone with the wind

I wonder what this farm site would have looked like just a couple of years ago.  I ran across this fallen weathered building near Lake Benton, MN last summer.  The windmill aside from missing the blades looks nice and straight.

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Old Homestead

When was this abandoned?  Why?  What are some of the hardships the farmer or rancher and family endured?  This is near Garretson, SD, so we know the winters were no picnic and the summers were certainly warm enough.  The land … Continue reading

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Outbuilding Collective

This looks like an amalgamation of out buildings from one or more farms.  They were probably consolidated to allow for storage of equipment or other items that might be used when needed.  Some of them have fallen into various states … Continue reading

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